Water

Productivity Commission reconfirms need for national consumer advocacy and research

The Productivity Commission's report on its Inquiry into Australia’s Urban Water Sector is a mixed bag for water consumers, but it strongly endorses the need for consumer advocacy on water policy and on consumer policy generally.

By | October 23rd, 2011|News, Opinion, Water|0 Comments

Profound changes to urban water services recommended

The Productivity Commission has released the final report on its inquiry into Australia’s urban water sector, proposing profound changes to the way water services are provided in cities and regional towns across Australia. Along the way it restated its support for national funding of a peak consumer advocacy organisation.

By | October 12th, 2011|Govt Inquiries, News, Opinion, Water|0 Comments